The news hit the wires and television sets across the country on what turned out to be a busy Monday: the USC Trojans had decided to part ways with their head football coach, Steve Sarkisian, after announcing the day before he was taking a leave of absence.
Reports began to surface about allegations regarding being intoxicated during games and practices, though none have been independently confirmed.
It seems as if everyone in the entire world knows what is going on with this team … except maybe Steve Sarkisian. During a press conference Tuesday, athletic director Pat Haden admitted that he hasn’t actually spoken with Sarkisian to give him the good news:
So, you make the move without actually speaking to the person first? Oh yeah … things are running so smoothly at USC right now.